Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:15:58 EST 1800 (No heading) http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150327173/ Zach Parker was recently selected as one of the Top 5 AA senior basketball players in South Carolina by the South Carolina Coaches Association. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:47:01 EST MC tennis advances to playoffs http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150333517/MC-tennis-advances-to-playoffs PROSPERITY — The Mid-Carolina High School Lady Rebels advance in the playoffs after defeating Indian Land 7-0 on Monday. Their next match is Wednesday against Southside Christian to be held at their home courts in Newberry. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:15:03 EST City of Newberry Little League minor baseball champions http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150114665/City-of-Newberry-Little-League-minor-baseball-champions The Exchange Club Cardinals were named the City of Newberry Little League Minor baseball champions. Team members included Zechariah Chalmers, Shannen Chapman, Patrick Collins, Zaytraivius Cromer, AJ Espino, Peyton Felker, Zytrelle Fuller, Malik Goree,... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:01:02 EST Wolves in second, Wilkinson tied for third after opening round of Rock Barn Intercollegiate http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150326851/Wolves-in-second-Wilkinson-tied-for-third-after-opening-round-of-Rock-Barn-Intercollegiate CONOVER, N.C. — The Newberry College men's golf team was off to a great start after the first round of the Rock Barn Intercollegiate Monday. The Wolves anchor down second place going into the final round. Newberry posted a team score of... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:35:01 EST Wolves wrestling ranked 19th to start 2014-15 http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150327066/Wolves-wrestling-ranked-19th-to-start-2014-15 EDMOND, Okla. — The 2014-15 national preseason coaches poll has been released and the Newberry Wolves face a hill to climb to reach their usual levels of success. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:44:04 EST SAC releases 2014-15 preseason poll, conference teams http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150327161/SAC-releases-2014-15-preseason-poll-conference-teams ROCK HILL — The Newberry College men's basketball team has been selected to finish second in the South Atlantic Conference preseason poll released today. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:47:03 EST NHS improves to 7-2 with 39-31win over Pelion http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/150303290/NHS-improves-to-7-2-with-39-31win-over-Pelion PELION — Newberry became victorious in winning all of its regular season road games Friday night with a 39-31 victory against the Pelion High School Panthers. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:31:04 EST Newberry wrestling ranked third in preseason poll http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150303410/Newberry-wrestling-ranked-third-in-preseason-poll BELMONT, N.C. — The Newberry College wrestling team enters the 2014-15 season ranked third in Super Region Two, as released by the region's coaches Friday. Five Wolves are ranked in the top six of their individual weight... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:50:05 EST Rebels take home a ‘W’ on Senior Night http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/150302999/Rebels-take-home-a-W-on-Senior-Night PROSPERITY — The Mid-Carolina Rebels had a successful bounce back game Friday night, taking home a win of 49-12 over the Eau Claire Shamrocks. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:32:01 EST Wolves fall in close contest to Lindenwood http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150303316/Wolves-fall-in-close-contest-to-Lindenwood ST. CHARLES, Mo. — Newberry's field hockey team received goals from Olivia Fraunfelter and Kaitlyn Willard but that wasn't enough as the Wolves fell to the Lindenwood Lions for the second time in five days on Friday,... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:01:02 EST Newberry Academy finishes season with a bang http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150303228/Newberry-Academy-finishes-season-with-a-bang NEWBERRY — Newberry Academy closed out its middle school football season with a hard fought 14-6 win over St. John's Christian Academy last Thursday night. The game, played at Setzler Field, was a defensive struggle, but opened with a... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:21:01 EST Whitmire Wolverines smash the Hornets http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150306605/Whitmire-Wolverines-smash-the-Hornets DUE WEST — Whitmire Community School's Wolverines took down Dixie High School's Hornets 14-7 during Friday's game. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:07:02 EST Irwin’s interception return gives Wolves 13-6 win at UNC Pembroke http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150304573/Irwins-interception-return-gives-Wolves-13-6-win-at-UNC-Pembroke PEMBROKE, N.C. — An 85-yard interception return from Sharon Irwin and a pair of Kyle Clark field goals were the only points the Newberry Wolves would need in a 13-6 victory over the UNC Pembroke Braves at Grace P. Johnson Stadium on... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:01:04 EST Bulldogs land victory over Pelion http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/150299463/Bulldogs-land-victory-over-Pelion PELION — The Newberry High School Bulldogs gained control over the Pelion Panthers tonight as they emerged victorious with a final score of 39-31 for the road game. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:29:03 EST Wolverines look to stomp the Hornets http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150263483/Wolverines-look-to-stomp-the-Hornets WHITMIRE — Whitmire Community School's Wolverines will meet Dixie High School's Hornets in the team's last away game of the regular season. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:01:03 EST Gordon slips into Eliminator Round http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150247265/Gordon-slips-into-Eliminator-Round Over the last few laps of the GEICO 500, Jeff Gordon's campaign for a possible fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship hung by a thread as drivers at Talladega swapped positions. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:36:02 EST Lady Rebels are back to back champs http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150261234/Lady-Rebels-are-back-to-back-champs NEWBERRY — The Mid-Carolina High School Lady Rebels tennis team are Region champions back to back as they finished up the season against Eau Claire on Monday night.Singles matches went as follows: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:31:01 EST MC volleyball begins playoff play http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150261302/MC-volleyball-begins-playoff-play PROSPERITY — The Mid-Carolina varsity volleyball team defeated region opponent Eau Claire last night 3-0. Match scores were 25-13, 25-9, and 25-6. The Lady Rebels are 16-2 overall and 11-1 in Region AA-III. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:36:02 EST Reeling Rebels look to rebound against Eau Claire http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150274840/Reeling-Rebels-look-to-rebound-against-Eau-Claire PROSPERITY — Mid-Carolina High School (5-3, 2-2) has yet to lose back-to-back games this season and hopes that fact remains true. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:55:04 EST NHS swimming closes out season http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150278953/NHS-swimming-closes-out-season NEWBERRY — After a second place finish in their region, Newberry High School's boys swim team was not done for the season. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:51:04 EST